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2012-09-24 10:23:30

WASHINGTON, Sept. 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- RARE, The Association for Rare Earth today thanked Senators Jeff Bingaman (D - NM) and Lisa Murkowski (R - AK) for their efforts to pass important critical mineral legislation, before the United States Senate recessed until after November's elections. Said RARE president Adam Falkoff, "It is a good sign for America that there was a sincere effort to work across the aisle for a bill that directly impacts America's economy." Senators Jim Webb (D -...

2012-07-11 06:20:30

WASHINGTON, July 11, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Association for Demand Response & Smart Grid (ADS) announced today this year's recipients of its Demand Response and Smart Grid Leadership Awards. The recipients are Senator Jeff Bingaman (D-NM), Chairman of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee, and Dorothy Robyn, Deputy Under Secretary of Defense for Installations and Environment. The awards were presented at ADS's 2012 National Town Meeting on Demand Response and...

2012-03-01 08:30:00

JUNO BEACH, Fla., March 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- NextEra Energy, Inc. Chairman and CEO Lew Hay issued the following statement on the "Clean Energy Standard Act of 2012," which was introduced today by Senator Jeff Bingaman of New Mexico, Chairman of the U.S. Senate Committee on Energy & Natural Resources: "America's economic vitality and future energy security depend upon an 'all of the above' energy strategy, in which we rely on a diverse array of generation technologies...

2012-03-01 08:30:00

WASHINGTON, March 1, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- USCHPA Executive Director Jessica Bridges today commended Senate Energy & Natural Resources Committee Chairman Jeff Bingaman (D-NM) for introducing legislation to establish a national Clean Energy Standard (CES) that aptly recognizes the energy and environmental benefits of combined heat and power (CHP) and effectively incentivizes greater deployment of CHP in the American marketplace. CHP is the simultaneous generation of...

2011-12-22 08:00:00

Bingaman & Son Lumber, Inc. would like to congratulate the University of Maryland´s Watershed team for taking first place in the recent 2011 U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon. Bingaman supplied thermo-treated lumber that the university team used as siding and decking. Kreamer, PA (PRWEB) December 22, 2011 Bingaman & Son Lumber, Inc. would like to congratulate the University of Maryland´s Watershed team for taking first place in the recent 2011 U.S. Department of...

2011-03-29 12:29:00

DALLAS, March 29, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Continued U.S. reliance on overseas oil and the new competitive threat in clean energy make it essential that Congress approve comprehensive energy legislation this year, writes U.S. Senator Jeff Bingaman of New Mexico in the Spring 2011 Issues in Science and Technology. His article is one of three energy policy articles in the Spring Issues. "The events that we have seen unfold in North Africa and the Middle East are stark reminders that...

2011-01-06 00:01:46

Legislative fix addresses glitch in energy efficiency bill Alexandria, VA (Vocus/PRWEB) January 05, 2011 President Obama on Tuesday signed into law legislation backed by a Security Industry Association (SIA)-led coalition that will provide electronic security companies relief from an onerous and misguided energy efficiency requirement. The Energy Independence and Security Act (EISA) of 2007 requires electronic devices to meet certain efficiency standards while in "no-load" mode. The law...

2010-12-23 00:00:53

"Common sense legislation" advocated by SIA-led coalition would correct misdirected energy efficiency requirements Alexandria, Va. (Vocus) December 22, 2010 A major legislative fix for the security industry needs only the president's signature to become law after the Senate on Tuesday night passed a bill backed by a Security Industry Association (SIA)-led coalition. The Energy Independence and Security Act (EISA) of 2007 requires electronic devices to meet certain efficiency standards...

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2010-11-04 09:35:27

The controversial "cap-and-trade" emissions exchange program, once hailed by the President as the best method to control greenhouse gases, will now be placed on the legislative back burner as the Obama administration will now seek alternative solutions to the problem. "Cap-and-trade was just one way of skinning the cat," President Obama said during a White House news conference on Wednesday--just one day after the Republican Party managed to seize control of the House of Representatives in...

2010-07-21 15:54:00

WINDSOR, Colo., July 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Ice Energy, a leading provider of advanced energy storage solutions for the electric utility industry, today lauded the introduction of new legislation that would establish federal tax credits for investments in energy storage. Introduced Monday, July 20 by U.S. Senators Jeff Bingaman (D-N.M.), Ron Wyden (D-Ore.) and Jeanne Shaheen (D-N.H.), The Storage Technology of Renewable and Green Energy Act of 2010 Act (STORAGE Act 2010 - S. 3617) provides...